The spirit of these giant creatures will never leave you... | Fun, Rides and Interaction | A new baby Elephant - Tidimalo - born 14th March 2009
Nestled comfortably at the foothills of the ancient Pilanesberg mountains lies “The Elephant Wallow”, a special place where a unique relationship between natures ‘true King of the beasts’, the African elephant and man find their lives closely intertwined.
Viisitors to the South Africa and the surrounding Sun City/Pilanesberg area now have the opportunity to witness, for themselves this mutually enriching and rewarding relationship between man and elephant.
Join Chikwenya, Sharu, Mana, Sapi, Michael and our newest member of the family, Tidimalo for an extraordinary and exhilarating journey along ancient game trails. Seated comfortably on the back of these gentle giants experience an age-old African tradition whilst silently exploring the majestic Letsating Reserve and the secrets of her resident wildlife, unnoticed.
Being part of this special herd rewards visitors close sightings of Rhino, Giraffe, Zebra and various other species, oblivious to your presence aloft the elephants.
Experienced and knowledgeable hosts are available to share some fascinating facts about these amazing animals – their history, lifestyle, fascinating social bonds, intelligence and sometimes mysterious behavior.
Vital Information: There is a ramp to ease mounting the elephant and minimal fitness is required.